ERIC Number: ED464656
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Nov-1
Reference Count: N/A
Iowa Community Colleges Fall Term 2001: Credit Student Enrollment Report. Revised.
Iowa State Dept. of Education, Des Moines. Div. of Community Colleges.
This is a report on the credit student enrollment at Iowa community colleges for the fall 2001 term. Highlights include: (1) the total headcount shows a credit enrollment of 68,790 students, a 5% increase over fall 2000; (2) 58% of the credit students at Iowa community colleges were enrolled in four-year college parallel programs, a 13% increase over last fall 2000; (3) career technical programs also reported an increase in credit student enrollment for fall 2001; (4) the number of students enrolled in dual Career Option/College Parallel programs decreased 40% from the previous year; (5) the ratio of full-time to part-time credit students at Iowa community colleges was 52% to 48%; (6) 94% of the credit enrollees were Iowa residents; (7) females represented 56% of the total credit enrollment; (8) the average age for Iowa community college credit students was 24, with 63% of enrolled students under the age of 22; and (9) more than 92% of the credit student enrollment was white. Provides four figures and four tables of statistics. (MKF)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Iowa State Dept. of Education, Des Moines. Div. of Community Colleges.